Max Scherzer is expected to throw the Los Angeles Dodgers' first pitch in the NL Championship Series only two days after delivering the final pitch in their NL Division Series-clinching win. “That is Scherzer being Scherzer,” teammate Cody Bellinger said. Scherzer is expected to face Braves left-hander Max Fried in Game 1 on Saturday night in an NLCS rematch.
U.S. stocks rose on Friday and the Dow scored its biggest weekly percentage gain since June, as Goldman Sachs rounded out a week of strong quarterly earnings for the big banks. Goldman Sachs Group shares jumped 3.8% and gave the Dow its biggest boost, as a record wave of dealmaking activity drove a surge in the bank's quarterly profit.
Wilmer Flores and the San Francisco Giants are the latest victims to questionable umpiring in the playoffs. Here are the 10 worst calls in MLB postseason history.